7h ago| Tech & Startup

New MacBook Pros with notches, and everything else Apple just announced

Apple just wrapped up its October 2021 event, featuring a slew of new products and announcements, including the long-awaited M1-equipped MacBook Pros. Here's a quick roundup of the most...

7h ago| Tech news

Apple launches new MacBooks, AirPods and music streaming service

Apple Inc on Monday launched two new MacBook Pro models powered by new in-house Apple Silicon chips as well as a new generation of its AirPods wireless earbuds and a $5-per-month music subscription...

NASA launches Jupiter probe to study Trojan asteroids

NASA launched a first-of-its kind mission on Saturday to study Jupiter's Trojan asteroids, two large clusters of space rocks that scientists believe are remnants of primordial material that...

1w ago| Tech news

For over 5hrs Facebook wasn't used to destabilise democracies: whistleblower

US lawmakers pounded Facebook (FB.O) on Tuesday, accusing CEO Mark Zuckerberg of pushing for higher profits while being cavalier about user safety and they demanded regulators investigate...

1w ago| Tech news

What’s new in Microsoft’s Windows 11?

Microsoft announced that Windows 11 will start to become available from today. Eligible Windows 10 PCs will gradually receive a free upgrade, newer PC purchases will come pre-loaded with Windows 11...

1w ago| Tech news

Facebook seeks to dismiss US lawsuit to force sale of Instagram, WhatsApp

Facebook Inc asked a judge on Monday to dismiss the US government's revised antitrust case that seeks to force the social media giant to sell Instagram and WhatsApp.

October 11, 2021
October 11, 2021

Harmful content: Facebook will try to 'nudge' teens away

Facebook, in the aftermath of damning testimony that its platforms harm children, will be introducing several features including prompting teens to take a break using its photo sharing app...

October 6, 2021
October 6, 2021

Telegram gets 70 million new users during Facebook outage, says founder

Messaging app Telegram gained over 70 million new users during Monday's Facebook outage, its founder Pavel Durov said on Tuesday, as people worldwide were left without key messaging services...

October 5, 2021
October 5, 2021

For over 5hrs Facebook wasn't used to destabilise democracies: whistleblower

US lawmakers pounded Facebook (FB.O) on Tuesday, accusing CEO Mark Zuckerberg of pushing for higher profits while being cavalier about user safety and they demanded regulators investigate...

October 5, 2021
October 5, 2021

What’s new in Microsoft’s Windows 11?

Microsoft announced that Windows 11 will start to become available from today. Eligible Windows 10 PCs will gradually receive a free upgrade, newer PC purchases will come pre-loaded with Windows 11...

October 5, 2021
October 5, 2021

Facebook seeks to dismiss US lawsuit to force sale of Instagram, WhatsApp

Facebook Inc asked a judge on Monday to dismiss the US government's revised antitrust case that seeks to force the social media giant to sell Instagram and WhatsApp.

October 5, 2021
October 5, 2021

Does Facebook blackout signal worse web crashes?

Mark Zuckerberg can’t catch a break lately. The Facebook boss wants to turn the two-dimensional internet into a metaverse where “instead of just viewing content, you are in it,” according to an...

October 4, 2021
October 4, 2021

Facebook put profit over clamping down on hate speech, says whistleblower

A Facebook Inc (FB.O) whistleblower on Sunday accused the social media giant of repeatedly prioritizing profit over clamping down on hate speech and misinformation, and said her lawyers have filed...

September 29, 2021
September 29, 2021

YouTube blocks all anti-vaccine content

YouTube will block all anti-vaccine content, moving beyond its ban on false information about the COVID vaccines to include content that contains misinformation about other approved vaccines, it...

September 29, 2021
September 29, 2021

Amazon launches Astro, a home robot that follows you around

Amazon.com Inc on Tuesday announced a household, canine-like robot called Astro and a deal with Walt Disney Co to imbue its voice-controlled tech in resort hotels, striving to make its virtual aide...

September 26, 2021
September 26, 2021

5G to be rolled out through Teletalk by Dec: Jabbar

The state-owned telecom operator Teletalk will roll out fifth-generation (5G) technology for broadband cellular networks by December, with other operators following in 2022, Posts and...